Nicholas Jay Architect


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Our Practice

Nicholas Jay Architect offers architectural services in Toronto and the GTA since 2016. We collaborate with you in a process that explores project parameters to create practical yet elegant design solutions.

Nick Jay is the firm's principal architect and sole proprietor. He personally oversees all aspects of architectural design with over 23 years of professional experience and education.

Our mission is to leverage architecture for the benefit of your building and its place in the community.

We achieve this in three areas of practice:

Residential Architecture

New house in the modern style with a multi-tier horizontal roof line. Materials include grey tone brick and stone, accented by stained wood paneling and large windows.
Residential Architecture
New House in the Modern Style
North York, Toronto

Residential Architecture includes the design for new houses, additions, and major renovations. We are experienced in a variety of architectural styles commonly found in Ontario. Accessory structures for decks, patios, pool cabanas, and garages. Cottages and seasonal residences offer unique opportunities. Receive a Zoning Certificate and Building Permit.

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Commercial Architecture

Modern building clad with wood grain and white aluminum panels in front of a dark grey masonry entry portal.
Commercial Architecture
Modern Building Renovation & Reuse
151 John St S, Hamilton

Commercial Architecture services are tailored to the scale and scope of your building project. Discover your project's potential with a pre-design feasibility study. Visualize the building with a schematic design. Refine end-user needs through design development. Receive guidance with Site Plan Approval, obtain a Building Permit, and General Review.

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Interior Architecture

Gunmetal steel stair with continuous bent plate treads and risers with expanded metal lath guards and hardwood handrail.
Interior Architecture
Architectural Stair with an Industrial Style
121 Bloor Street East, Toronto

Interior Architecture designs or modifies building space for the benefit of user experience and function. This includes architectural stairs, elevators, mezzanines, roof terraces, public corridors, fire separations, and space planning. We are experienced in designing base building alterations, leasehold improvements, and tenant fit-out projects.

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